Obama 'not optimistic' on Syria as Aleppo pummelled

Nov 21, 2016

Obama 'not optimistic' on Syria as Aleppo pummelled

U.S. President Barack Obama said he is “not optimistic” about Syria’s future, as the U.N. warned time is running out to avoid a humanitarian catastrophe in Aleppo, which has been pounded by airstrikes for nearly a week. Government forces launched a ferocious assault last ...

3-D optical illusion artwork in Tokyo familiarizes Syria problem

Nov 18, 2016

3-D optical illusion artwork in Tokyo familiarizes Syria problem

A three-dimensional optical illusion artwork designed to encourage people to think about the Syrian civil war was unveiled in Tokyo’s Chiyoda Ward on Thursday. The artwork, depicting a devastated cityscape in the northern Syrian city of Aleppo, was shown at Meiji University’s Surugadai campus. ...